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Banya Men!

Though they aren't common in the United States, Jjimjilbangs, Banyas, Onsens, and Hamams are a great places to hang out.  This is a group for men comfortable in their own skin and appreciate the eastern ideas of public bath houses.

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Scaring people off?

Started by Tyler Jacobs. Last reply by Tyler Jacobs Oct 15. 11 Replies

As I posted earlier, I got to take a good friend of mine to a nearby spa for the first time the other night.  We went with another friend of mine and it was a great experience.  He said he liked it…Continue

Where's your favorite Banya - Hammam - Jjimjilbang - Spa - etc.?

Started by Stephen Charles Bond. Last reply by Stephen Larsen Sep 15. 38 Replies

Since this forum is about discussing the benefits, history, and culture of hot air bathing, wouldn't it be apropos to tell the other members of the group about any outstanding (and preferably manly)…Continue

The Uninitiated

Started by Stephen Larsen. Last reply by Dom Jun 11. 30 Replies

Hey Banya Men!  So we all love hanging out with bros getting our sweat on and self inflicting pain by jumping into icy cold water.  But how do we invite the uninitiated without coming across as…Continue

Tags: experience, uninitiated, Jjimjilbang

Hammams in the UK

Started by Nick McDonald. Last reply by Tarquin Anstruther Oct 30, 2013. 3 Replies

Hello all,I was wondering if any of you gentlemen knew of any good hammams in the UK. I had the opportunity to visit Istanbul back in 2012, but missed out on the hammam experience (if you haven't…Continue

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Comment by Andrew on Wednesday

All the MKP lodges they do in my area are co-ed.  Not really interested in that.  haha

Comment by Michael J. K. on Wednesday

I have done many sweat lodges even built a few and yes some with MKP some with other mens groups.   Anyone hanging out in st paul ?   I know this is the happening place maybe nyc is more happening

Comment by Elon Erani on Wednesday

Hey Brown Fox. I ajso live within commuting distance to NYc. Perhaps we can meet there one evening, It would be good to chat also.

Comment by JP on October 14, 2014 at 12:33pm

Hey men....gonna be in Vegas over the Halloween weekend.  So, if anyone is interested in hangin at the Imperial Spa, let me know!

Comment by Stephen Larsen on October 14, 2014 at 12:16pm

Welcome Peter! I've also done the sweat lodge with MKP. Awesome stuff. Hope you like it here.

Comment by Upside down bloke on October 14, 2014 at 10:35am

Hiya fellas, I have only been to one sweat long at mankind project initiation.  It was a really truthful and healing experience.  I have also been to a Japanese bathhouse that was very relaxing.  Would be keen to do more.

Cheerio,

Peter

Comment by Brown Fox on September 15, 2014 at 10:51pm

Well, I live within commuting distance of NYC. If anyone here wants to hang out in the East Village, let me know.

Comment by Stephen Larsen on September 11, 2014 at 10:46pm

Gosh, I would if I was going to be in NYC at that time.

Comment by Brown Fox on September 11, 2014 at 5:53pm

Going to NYC on 9/25. Anyone want to hit the Russian Baths?

Comment by Thom K. on May 8, 2014 at 9:40am

Hey guys, I'm heading to Chicago next Tuesday and Wednesday. Anyone want to go to Chicago Sweatlodge or King Spa?

 

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